My father and mother were Irish by Margaret O"Donovan-Rossa

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Published by The Devin-Adair company in New York .

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  • O"Donovan Rossa, Jeremiah, 1831-1915.,
  • O"Donovan-Rossa, Mrs. Mary Jane (Irwin) 1845-1916.

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Statementby Margaret O"Donovan-Rossa.
LC ClassificationsDA952.O3 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6392740M
LC Control Number39025860

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